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Singapore’s Super Model Five years on, the city-state’s integrated resorts remain Asia’s benchmarks, but Singapore and its casino operators face mounting challenges
Friday, 06 February 2015 08:00

House Rules Strict gaming regulation is rooted in Singapore domestic politics
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 08:00

Sky Tower Lifts Solaire The first casino in Manila’s Entertainment City rises with an elegant extension, as it aims to shine globally
Monday, 12 January 2015 15:50

Weaving a Destination The Manila Bay entertainment district begins to take shape with the soft opening of City of Dreams Manila
Monday, 12 January 2015 12:19

Unlocking the Box Players have never experienced their favorite Aristocrat games like they will on the new Helix™
Friday, 09 January 2015 08:00

Macau Shopping, Not Dropping Retail revenue is bucking the current softness on the gaming side, and Sands China is leading the charge
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 16:13

Machines and the Man Macau’s slots market is heading for its best year ever, and Bally-SHFL’s Ken Jolly is making sure the reels keep spinning
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 15:19

Reimagining Sri Lanka Sri Lanka ’s capital of Colombo is being transformed by Chinese-funded infrastructure. The latest and most audacious investment involves a massive land reclamation project to create an ultra-modern extension of the city itself. These new additions to the skyline, along with the natural wo...
Wednesday, 10 December 2014 14:43

Poor Little Rich Place Macau ranks as the sixth-wealthiest territory in the world as measured by GDP per capita. The trouble is, the spoils of the gaming boom are not being shared evenly among its population. Could this lead to a Hong Kong-style social meltdown?
Friday, 14 November 2014 16:38

Perspective Shifts The world’s six wealthiest territories per capita have been blessed with massive windfall gains of various forms, from abundant oil and gas reserves to an influx of super wealthy tax exiles in search of glamorous second homes, and, in Macau’s case, a tremendously lucrative monopoly on le...
Friday, 14 November 2014 16:36

Current Issue

Design For Profit

Design For Profit Architect Paul Steelman provides his insights into designing the most expensive privately funded buildings on earth and making and breaking trends. By Muhammad Cohen | Editor-at-Large EMINENT casino architect Paul Steelman helped create the Asian gaming boom with the groundbreaking design of Sands... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:11

Climbing the mountain

Climbing the mountain   ASX-listed Silver Heritage Group finally launched hotel and casino operations at its new Tiger Palace Resort Bhairahawa in late 2017, having survived the 2015 earthquake, a fuel blockade on the Nepal-India border and an AU$19 million (US$14.4 million) funding shortage as a result of the delays. ... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:07

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?

Can sportsbooks survive a 1% tax on handle?   The big news coming out of the United States this year is the likely striking down of the federal ban on sports betting. But with many states licking their lips in anticipation of added tax dollars, the sports betting industry may well have another crippling fight on its hands. THE US Supreme C... Monday, 29 January 2018 15:05

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer

Herman Ng:Macau Pioneer Inside Asian Gaming discovers a bit more about Herman Ng, CEO and Executive Director of Macau-based slot machine services firm Asia Pioneer Entertainment (APE). Ben Blaschke: Can you start by telling us a bit about yourself and your background? Herman Ng: I grew up in Macau and then when I was 16 ... Monday, 29 January 2018 14:52